Do you need help navigating a tough time in your life? Mind of Peace Counseling offers licensed therapy services in Florida. Our therapists specialize in various areas, including grief, trauma, relationships, sexual abuse and substance abuse.
All therapists are licensed. On this page, you'll find bios of our Florida therapists and their qualifications. We'll help match you with a qualified therapist that's a good fit.
Our friendly and compassionate therapists are available to help regardless of your age. Contact us today if you live in Florida and want access to a professional therapist.
Candace was born and raised in South Dakota. She currently makes the Northern Rocky Mountains in Wyoming her home. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who is passionate about helping individuals and their families navigate through mental illness(es) and the societal stigmas that can come with mental health concerns. Additionally, in her free time, Candace enjoys traveling, hiking, biking, downhill skiing, yoga, baking, gardening, preserving food, and most importantly being around those that she loves.
Candace serves those who are reaching out for help regarding Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) throughout all areas of life, anxiety, stress management, depression, emotional regulation, anger management, impulsive behaviors, adjustment concerns, personality disorders, substance abuse, and Military PTSD. Candace is heavily specialized in working with those who suffer from PTSD and how it can impact one's life mentally, physically, and emotionally.
Candace attended the University of South Dakota for her undergrad and Walden University for her graduate degree. Candace has an array of knowledge after working with individuals and groups in an inpatient and residential treatment programs. Candace is passionate about providing a patient-centric approach within a therapeutic relationship and has experience with Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Solution-Focused Therapy, and interpersonal and assertive communication training.
Practice locations; Florida, New Hampshire, Washington, and Wyoming
Lynette R. Belknap-Williams, our CCO was born and raised in Nebraska, growing up on a working cattle ranch in the sandhills. She currently resides in Wheatland, WY with her husband and a menagerie of pets that often join her therapy sessions. Lynette attended Chadron State College for her Masters Degree in Education and Community Counseling graduating with honors. Lynette has worked in nearly every facet of mental health care available in the United States, including correctional settings, acute psychiatric hospitalization, behavioral health group homes, and community counseling centers. Lynette especially enjoys working with adolescents and families, and finds trauma work, addiction and oppositional personalities her specialties. She believes in meeting people where they are and walking with them to achieve their dreams and goals. She utilizes Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Moral Reconation Therapy (MRT), Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), among others to help people accomplish their therapeutic goals. Lynette is currently developing (IQEE) Identify Question Experience and Engage therapy and doing research on the efficacy of this new approach, which has thus far yielded very promising results!
Lynette practices in Arizona, Florida, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin. and Wyoming.
Heidi was born and raised in Wyoming. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor and received her Master's degree in Mental Health Counseling in 2019 from the University of Wyoming. Heidi has a passion for helping others learn how to show up and be their best selves while living their authentic lives cultivating a therapeutic partnership and identifying obstacles to one's goals. This could be connecting with their partners on a deeper level or to help people explore one's identity(ies). Her focus has been in residential substance abuse both in corrections and within the community. Heidi is Mint trained in Motivational Interviewing (MI), specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), ASI's (Addiction Severity Index) and American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Criteria. Heidi enjoys playing games, traveling, camping, reading, learning, advocating, educating, and spending time with friends and family.
Practice locations: Florida, New Hampshire, and Wyoming